Posts Tagged ‘Oakland County’

Immunized Young Father Sick with Measles

Avi Cohen of Oak Park was confirmed to have measles yesterday night despite receiving MMR shots. By Rochel Burstyn Photos courtesy of the Cohen family Avi Cohen, 23, of Oak Park has the measles, confirmed Monday evening. He is among the 10 additional cases confirmed after March 22, according to the Oakland County Health Division…

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More Dogs Found Near Jewish Cemetery

10 more dogs have been rescued from the home next to the Aaron Moishe Cemetery garage where 33 dogs were rescued. By Stacy Gittleman Featured photo Courtesy Oakland County Animal Control Pet & Adoption Center The number of dogs found at the Aaron Moishe Cemetery in Roseville , also known as Beth Ahm Park, has…

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Doctor talking to the patient about menopause and treatment in future.

Case of Measles Found in Oakland County

By JN Staff A press release from the Oakland County Health Division on March 13 revealed an individual was diagnosed with travel-related measles. The individual initially traveled from Israel to New York, followed by Michigan. The individual visited multiple businesses in Oakland County including Jerusalem Pizza on Tuesday, March 12, among others between March 6…

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Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner

Democrat Andy Meisner To Make A Bid for Oakland County Executive

A new Democratic majority on the board of commissioners could help his chances. By Keri Guten Cohen, Story Development Editor Featured photo courtesy of Andy Meisner Oakland County Treasurer Andy Meisner of Huntington Woods says he will officially announce Tuesday morning that he will run for Oakland County Executive, a position held by L. Brooks…

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Chart shows symptoms of acute flaccid myelitis; two cases have been confirmed in Michigan.

Acute Flaccid Myelitis Confirmed In Second Michigan Child

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has been notified by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that Michigan has a confirmed a second case of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) in 2018. The confirmed case is a child from Oakland County. The state’s first AFM case was confirmed Dec. 5 and involves a…

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Statue of Liberty at sunset

Essay: Break the Silence

As a citizen of Oakland County, as a Jewish American and as a retired UAW union member and elected official, I believe we are at critical times and that we need to break our individual and collective silence. During the past year, I have been challenged to think about my childhood in the 1950s and…

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high angle view of high rise buildings in Detroit, Michigan

City of Detroit: A Place To Work, But Not Live

The Contours of Our Jewish Community: Snapshots From the 2018 Population Study Editor’s Note: Each week, the Jewish News will offer insights into the findings of the 2018 Detroit Jewish Population Study with the intent of stimulating discussion about its potential meaning and impact. The city of Detroit is now the work destination for more…

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Lincoln RX Pharmacy Grand Opening

Lincoln RX Pharmacy Officially Open

Exciting times in Oak Park at the corner of Lincoln and Coolidge as the owner of Lincoln RX, Marwan Isa, is pleased to announce the store once again offers a full service drug store and pharmacy. Lincoln RX opened on October 5, 2018. It will offer free prescription deliveries to Wayne, Oakland and Macomb Counties.…

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Levi and Moshe Weiss, 14, engage in chevruta-style study before going out with other pairs of Friday Boys to bring Yiddishkeit to Jews on their route along Northwestern Highway.

Friday Boys

Story and photos by Anthony Lanzilote Special to the Jewish News Chabad teens touch souls with their devotion to Jews and Judaism. For more than two decades, students at the International School for Chabad Leadership on the Harry & Wanda Zekelman Campus in Oak Park have spent their Friday afternoons traveling throughout Oakland County bringing…

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Brent Maxwell

Investing In Detroit Real Estate

Lynne Golodner Special to the Jewish News Brent Maxwell inspires Israelis to build up the Motor City. Brent Maxwell has always believed in Detroit’s potential. Even when world media portrayed the Motor City as a dying enclave, he knew it would one day come back in a big way. The managing director of IPS Realty,…

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